Sophia addresses the audience at an event recently.
Dubai doesn’t lag behind in the field of robotdom, so to speak. On the other hand, it has set a trend for the world to follow. For the first time, the world’s first humanoid robot citizen Sophia will be interacting with humans in a specialised professional forum of internal auditors in the emirate.
The robot can be used to extinguish fires in industrial areas, tunnels, and closed parking lots by remote control within a distance of 300 metres.
The first Arab robot doctor has been launched in the name of ‘Shifa’ (healing) to provide consultations to both doctors and patients at the same time.
An Emirati inventor named Ahmed Al Mazroui, founder of the Al Mazroui Innovation Centre in Abu Dhabi, created a robot which can sterilise and spray all hard-to-reach and rugged locations, in addition to its ability to climb stairs.
Dubai Chamber members who are trading with markets in Asia are faring better than expected despite business challenges brought forth by the (Covid-19) pandemic, a new report issued by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has revealed.
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) asserted that its recent decision to postpone the final step of phase two of the Marking Tobacco and Tobacco Products Scheme until January 1, 2021, does not affect the first two steps that were already implemented, nor does it impact the Excise Tax rates.
The Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone Authority has taken a series of proactive steps to ensure business continuity for its existing investors who are battling the economic backlash. These welcome measures will lend a helping hand to SMEs and microbusinesses to overcome serious cash flow challenges in the next few months, retain their workforce and sustain their businesses.